FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, January 17th, 2013
FIVE COLLEGE GAMES ON NBC SPORTS NETWORK, TONIGHT – SATURDAY
NEW YORK – January 17, 2013 – NBC Sports Network will televise five live-event college sports contests across the next three days, including Top 15 college hockey teams on consecutive nights and a college basketball tripleheader on Saturday.
Coverage begins on Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m. ET, when Cornell hosts Columbia at Newman Arena in Ithaca, N.Y. Randy Moss will serve as the play-by-play announcer for the matchup alongside analyst Dalen Cuff.
At 5 p.m. ET, Hofstra will travel to the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. to take on George Mason. Mike Corey will handle play-by-play duties for the game and will be joined by analyst Ron Thompson.
Coverage continues at 7 p.m. ET when Colorado State hosts UNLV at Moby Arena in Fort Collins, Colo. Play-by-play announcer Steve Schlanger will call the action with analyst Blaine Fowler.
|Sat., Jan. 19||Columbia at Cornell||3 p.m.|
|Sat., Jan. 19||Hofstra at George Mason||5 p.m.|
|Sat., Jan. 19||UNLV at Colorado State||7 p.m.|
In addition to this week’s college basketball coverage, NBC Sports Network will feature two college hockey contests, each featuring a Top 15 team.
Tonight at 7 p.m. ET, No. 15 UMass Lowell hosts Providence at the Paul E. Tsongas Center in Lowell, Mass. Steve Schlanger will serve as play-by-play announcer alongside ‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst Ken Hodge.
Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. ET, Harvard heads to New Haven, Conn. to take on No. 12 Yale at Ingalls Rink. John Walton will manage play-by-play duties with ‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst Ken Hodge.
|Thurs., Jan. 17||Providence at No. 15 UMass Lowell||7 p.m.|
|Fri., Jan. 18||Harvard at No. 12 Yale||7:30 p.m.|